SUPERVISOR (X1 POST)
Directorate: Property Caretaker
SALARY : R171 537 per annum (Level 04), (plus benefits)
CENTRE : Kalafong Provincial Tertiary Hospital
REQUIREMENTS : A minimum of Grade 12 or equivalent qualification with 3-5 years’ experience
of gardens and grounds maintenance. A valid driver’s licence. Proven
Computer Literacy in Ms Office (Word, Excel, PowerPoint and Internet).
Garden and grounds work experience in a hospital environment would be an
added advantage. Competencies knowledge of the following Occupational
Health and Safety Act (OHS) and relevant regulations. Ability to work under
pressure, independently as well as in a team. Perform routine tasks and good
communication (verbal and written) skills.
DUTIES : Plan, organise and evaluate daily duties of the garden and grounds unit in the
hospital. Monitor staff to ensure compliance with OHS Act, time management,
absenteeism and tasks execution. Apply progressive discipline and completion
of minor projects as per weekly plan and monthly work programme. Perform a
variety of other ground maintenance duties (irrigation, mowing, edging, pruning
and planting). Operating a variety of gardening equipment such as Tractor,
Lawn Mower, backpack blower, brush cutter, chainsaw and pole trimming.
Ensure that all garden tools are repaired when they are faulty. Ensure that tools
are tested and they are in good working condition. Ensure servicing of tools as
per the service schedule. Managing the
performance of subordinates, making
sure that day to day maintenance is carried out according to required standard.
Perform daily walk-about to identify
risks/hazard within the premises. Assigning
tasks, giving directions, inspecting work quality, ordering supplies and
maintaining machinery. Good
understanding of OHS, IPC and PMDS policies.
ENQUIRIES : Ms. A.T Mathonsi Tel No: (012) 318-6937
APPLICATIONS : Applications must be submitted to: Kalafong Hospital, Human Resource
Department, Private Bag X396, Pretoria, 0001. Hand Delivery at Kalafong
Security Gate and sign in register book please note: The Public Service does
not charge any fees for applying for posts. Should you be asked for a fee,
please let the authorities know.
NOTE : Kalafong Tertiary Hospital is committed to the pursuit of diversity and redress.
Candidates whose appointment will
promote representive in terms of race,
disability and gender will receive preference. Applications: Medical surveillance
will be conducted on the recommended applicants, at no cost. People with
disabilities are welcome to apply. Applications must be filled in on a new
amended Z83 form effective from the 1 January 2021 and accompanied by a
comprehensive curriculum vitae (CV) only, highlighting or stating the
requirements, and detailed previous experience. Applicants must indicate the
post reference number on their
applications. Failure to do so will result in the
application not being considered. Only shortlisted candidates will be required
to submit certified supporting documents before the day of the interview
following communication from Human Resource. Qualifications of candidates
recommended for appointment will be verified. Persons in possession of a
foreign qualification must furnish the
Department with an evaluation certificate
from the South African Qualifications Authority (SAQA). Candidates will be
subjected to security screening and vetting process Applications received after
closing date will not be accepted. The Department reserves the right to not
make an appointment. Candidates will be expected to be available for selection
interviews on the date, time and place
determined by the Department.
CLOSING DATE : 04 August 2023